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The HomeWork: August 27, 2020

Welcome to the August 27, 2020 Main Edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY —… Read More

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“Local Control:” 5 Decades of Segregation

We know local land-use regulations can produce racial segregation as an outcome, but how strong is the effect? In… Read More

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Opinion: We Must Plan Racial Justice In Our Cities

Read the full article here … “The very people who support progressive change elsewhere use local control of land use to… Read More

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As Trump Becomes “NIMBY-In-Chief,” California YIMBY Calls for Reform

Today California YIMBY co-founder and CEO Brian Hanlon released the following statement regarding the Trump Administration’s new housing policy and President Trump’s description of… Read More

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The Hidden Toll of California’s Black Exodus

Read the full article here … “Black residents since 1990 — a 5,100% jump mirrored by increases around the San Joaquin-Sacramento… Read More

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Here’s Why You Should Support That New Building Going Up in Your Neighborhood

Read the full article here … “Insisting that all housing be single-family is an exclusionary zoning tactic: It blocks the types… Read More

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It’s Time for Architects to Accept Responsibility

Read the full article here … “Architecture is about more than buildings. As a field, it plays a key role in… Read More

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How to Avert the Next Housing Crisis

Read the full article here … “The Shift, Farha says, will have to start now to “make sure that this time… Read More

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Injustice by design: Confronting the embedded racism of America’s cities

Read the full article … “History is full of examples of urban planning and policy decisions that created the… Read More

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The HomeWork: July 15, 2020

Welcome to the July 15, 2020 Main Edition of The HomeWork, the official newsletter of California YIMBY — legislative updates, news… Read More

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All These Stories About People Fleeing Cities Are Total Nonsense

Read the full article here … “The narrative persists, but supporting evidence is weak at best.” …… Read More

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